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Veterans thank King for JD1 million donation
By Petra - Feb 18,2013 - Last updated at Feb 18,2013
AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday received a letter from the Economic and Social Association of Retired Servicemen and Veterans (ESARSV), thanking him for donating JD1 million to support its social solidarity fund.
In the letter, ESARSV director general, retired Maj. Gen. Abdul Salam Hasanat, voiced his appreciation for the King’s “generous” gesture, stressing the importance of the donation in supporting the association’s work.
His Majesty King Abdullah on Thursday attended a ceremony in honour of war veterans and retired servicemen, marking Veterans Day, annually observed on February 15.
His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday donated JD1 million to a veteran organisation to help it improve its services.
The Economic and Social Association of Retired Servicemen and Veterans (ESARSV)extended around JD13.3 million to support retired military personnel last year.
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